Kia Picanto in Lee on Solent, Hampshire
Compact, efficient and easy to drive, the Picanto is a sweet way to get around. You can choose a 1.0 DPI petrol engine or a turbocharged 1.0 T-GDi petrol engine for more performance, and thanks to handy driving aids like cruise control and rear parking sensors, it makes driving a whole lot easier. The sporty, dynamic body turns heads, and the interior is built to soak up miles with adjustable seats and a modern layout. GT-Line models stand out with sporty styling and red colour accents.
Trims include ‘1’, ‘2’, ‘Shadow’ ‘3’, X-Line, X-Line S, GT-Line and GT-Line S. X-Line have rugged styling with skid plates and eco leather upholstery. GT-Line models are sporty, with a sports styling kit, red accents and black and red eco leather seats. X-Line S and GT-Line S models boast heated front seats, a heated steering wheel, wireless charging and Smart Key. From 3, all versions have an 8” touchscreen with Apple CarPlay and Android Auto. Shadow models have Black Faux Leather Upholstery with Light Grey Stitching and 15” alloys.
Beautifully compact, the Picanto is perfect for nipping around. It has a stylish, modern design and a refined cabin with an 8” touchscreen. 3 models up have a reversing camera while GT-Line S and X-Line S models have push-button start.
The Picanto returns up to 58.9mpg combined with the 1.0 DPI engine, but the 1.0 T-GDi is a better choice for performance with 99bhp. 3, X-Line S and GT-Line S models have cruise control with a speed limiter for easy mile crunching.
With 255-litres of boot space, 60-40 spit-folding rear seats, five doors and generous rear legroom, the Picanto is perfect for shopping trips and errands. The total boot capacity with the rear seats folded is an impressive 1,010-litres.
Living with it
Cheap to run, comfortable and packed with features that make driving easier, the Picanto offers an unbeatable package. All versions also take safety seriously, with Forward Collision Avoidance-Assist and Hill-start Assist Control.